the official launch of the Analytics Institute and its first pilot programme between Irish government departments and University College Dublin.
First global non-profit Centre of Excellence in Advanced Analytics launches collaborative community focused on solving real world problems
Dublin, Ireland: 5 July 2010 - The Analytics Institute today announced the official launch of the Institute and its first pilot programme between Irish government departments and University College Dublin. Founder members of the Analytics Institute include the Revenue Commissioners, the Central Statistics Office, SAS Ireland and three universities; University College Dublin, Trinity College Dublin and Queen's University Belfast.
Kevin Magee, CEO, Analytics Institute explains "Our launch is well timed both globally and regionally here in Ireland. Data and Analytics are strong growth areas with massive potential in both job creation and education. Ireland is already well known as an innovation centre and has an established technology industry. The Analytics Institute is perfectly based to forge strong bonds among industry, universities, public sector bodies and professionals to create an analytics eco-system here, with far-reaching impact".
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